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Genoa Holiday Cruises Cruise Reviews

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12 Genoa Holiday Cruises Cruise Reviews

Jenny avatar


3 Reviews Written

Really poor customer service :-(


When we booked this cruise we were flying from Gatwick to Genoa, about 20 minutes transfer from the port. This was one of the deciding factors when picking this cruise as long transfers are really difficult for me. ...
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Sail Date October 2011

Edwards avatar


1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Fantasia - an English perspective

We cruised on the MSC Fantasia boarding in Geona. We were a family group of 2 grandparents, 2 parents and 2 children (14 and 12 years) It was our second cruise with MSCI hope that my review may give a few tips on ...
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Sail Date August 2011

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1 Review Written

Loved the MSC splendida

my husband and i cruised dec, 2010 to egypt, greece, malta, and italy on the msc splendida. great ship and great staff. everyone was very helpful and friendly. the itinerary was exactly what we were looking for. we ...
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Sail Date December 2010

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2 Reviews Written

Celebrating the New Year with MSC

Background- We are a couple in our early 30's from the U.S. This was our second cruise together, and our first med cruise. It was also our first anniversary. Pre-cruise: We had spent the week before our cruise in ...
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Sail Date December 2009

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Aussie Chook

1 Review Written

MSC Orchestra - Off Key

After entering through one of the more efficient boarding processes into the beautiful atrium, we were keyed up for a really fabulous cruise - our fifth. After checking out our cabin which was of the usual style ...
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Sail Date December 2008

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1 Review Written

MSC Poesia Chirstmas 2008

I have to admit this cruise was chosen based on itinerary, itinerary and itinerary. In fact there are very few cruise lines that would have turned me off based on a ship when looking at such a port intensive ...
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Sail Date December 2008

swamper avatar


1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Worst cruise in my life

The MSC Cruise line is for the birds. If you plan a cruise DO NOT CHOOSE MSC CRUISE LINES. It is a very boring place to be. The food was terrible-horrible-everything was either undercooked or overcooked....they ...
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Sail Date December 2008

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love to cruz

1 Review Written

Unwanted relatives

We are not novices to cruising as this was our 39th cruise. We are gold card members of the MSC line. Until this sailing, MSC has been our favorite cruise line. Unfortunately the service made us feel like unwanted ...
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Sail Date December 2008

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casino star

1 Review Written

MSC Poesia Christmas 2008

Firstly the positives about the Christmas cruise on the Poesia: We sailed through some very heavy sea's with little, if any, discomfort for the passengers. The ship is a credit to modern cruise ship design. The ...
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Sail Date December 2008

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3 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

MSC has changed for the worse

Poesia Xmas 2008 Embarkation in Genoa was the usual organized chaos we have come to expect from MSC. Our scheduled sailing time was 16.00, so we arrived at 15.00, having checked in on-line. With MSC Club priority ...
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Sail Date December 2008

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3 Reviews Written

Pricey Christmas Spirit on MSC

We boarded MSC's Poesia with an open mind. I have read many poor reviews, but we paid a very reasonable price for an 11 night Christmas family cruise, and you shouldn't expect to get champagne if you pay only for ...
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Sail Date December 2008

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1 Review Written


We booked this special Christmas cruise for our family of 5, and the fact that we were all together at Christmas was the only saving grace for this appalling debacle which was the MSC Fantasia maiden cruise. We ...
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Sail Date December 2008

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